Date of publication: 2017-07-09 08:37
Studies showed that just three days and two nights in a wooded place increase the immune system functions that boost feelings of wellbeing for up to seven days. The same amount of time in a built environment has no such effect. Human response includes increased awe, greater relaxation, restored attention, and boosted vitality. Health outcomes on the receiving end of the pathway are astounding: enhanced immunity, including reduced cardiovascular disease, fewer migraines, and lowered anxiety, to name but a few. According to Frances Ming Kuo , the lead author of the University of Illinois review: ‘The cumulative effect could be quite large even if many of the individual pathways contribute only a small effect.’
In defense of Ros, revisited
Stefan argues that Ros served a useful role in the show, opening narrative windows where none otherwise exist. (May 66, 7568)
That night, most of the cath lab fellows, nurses, techs, and office staff sat in my apartment watching repeated newscasts reported from around the country about the famous doctor and his tragic death. With tears in our eyes, we reflected on the brilliance and the humanity that we had lost. One week later, one of Andreas’s research nurses, Claire Rice, presented us with a celluloid slide show of photos she had captured over the years. The slide set progressed to the song of ‘The Highwayman,’ sung by the other highwaymen : Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash, Kris Kristofferson , and Waylon Jennings,
The government must make it mandatory for builders to keep a certain amount of green space not just for landscaping but for the planting of trees. A mature tree produces as much oxygen as is required by ten people for one year.
“Dinner is ready!” Every Sunday a member of our family takes a turn choosing what we’re having for dinner, and today was my turn. My mother had prepared all of my favorite food, from foie gras to sea urchin sushi to satay. As we began eating, my.
As I stood in front of the fourteen-story Sciences Library, a crisp autumn wind blew across my face. I felt the biting cold rush across my cheeks as the trees lining my path rustled in the gust. I reflected on the campus scene around me and I had.
I learned that little ditty when I was a little ditty, singing it on the way to school. I didn't know what pawpaw were then. Most city folks don't. I didn’t actually find and taste a pawpaw until I moved to rural Missouri, some 67 years ago.
The Riverrun Decision
Stefan writes in defense of Edmure Tully. Was Stone Mill a communication error or just throwing blame around? (Jun 6, 7568)
I m pretty sure she tells Riva the head shaving is to keep the lice out. I suppose she has a point. These camps were dirty and all kinds of horrid things were passed on in such close quarters. I also think the whole head shaving thing was to.
The Franchise of Ice and Fire
Marc Kleinhenz looks at various franchises and explores what might be in store for George R. R. Martin's world. (Nov 76, 7569)